João Gomes da Silva

Inês Norton

Rita Rodrigues | Ana Pereira | Stefano Serventi | Hugo Guiomar

Sebastião Carmo-Pereira

Ana Gonçalves








Ana Brandão (92), Verena Edye (93) , Leonor Cheis (93/94 and 96/98), Uwe Zimmerman (94), Carla Correia (94/97), Helena Pato e Silva (95/99), Pedro Cardoso (95/00), Claúdia Taborda (91/92, 94, 99, 03 and 05/06), Erika Skabar (96/98 and 02), Daibhi Macdomnhail (98), Jacopo Pellegrini (98/02), Cristina Silva (00), Britta Horn (00), Filipe Cristovão (00), Armelle Barriére (00/01), Claúdia M. Pereira (01/02), Dulce Rodrigues (01/03), Victor Beiramar Diniz (00/03), Eduardo Ricou Velho (04), Yann-Fanch Vauleon (01/06), Paula Gomes da Silva (02/04), Karine Moreau (04/05), Kerstin Hauswald (02/07), Monica Ravazzolo (03/09), Carmine Carello (06), Sofia Raichande (07/08), Miguel Domingues (04/08 – 08/11 as Associate), Margarida Vilhena (02/11), Ana Manta (04/12), Leonor Cardoso (07/12), Susana Frazão (11/12), Filipa Serra (09/12), Catarina Raposo (01/08 – 08/12 as Associate), Pedro Gusmão (06/12), Joana Marques (12), Armando Ferreira (12), João Felix (05/15)


Emanuele Bonzini (11), Rolando Volzone (13), AnnaChiara Leardini (13/14), Vincenzo Buongiorno (13), Verónica Bosque (13), Patricia Maldonado (13), Lydia Rubio Rubia (13), Anna Buono (13), Marco Librario (14), Elisa Varetti (14), Leonor Gomes (15), Leonor Silvano (15)


Sébastião Carmo-Pereira (Lisboa, 1969) - Landscape Architect Graduated in Landscape Architecture from the University of Evóra in 2006, having previously collaborated with João Gomes da Silva, and later in Global since 1998. He has been deeply involved in the most complex projects. During his professional expirience he has specialized in vegetation and planting work. He conducts botanical and horticultural studies and researches for the Lisbon National Museum of Science and Natural History (MUHNAC).

Ana Gonçalves (Lourenço Marques) - Administrative Manager Graduated in Administrative Assistant/Assistant Manager from ISLA, Lisbon. Has served as an Administrative Assistant in Luís de Morais, Teresa D`Korth-Brandão and Maria Manuel Duarte Law Firm (1992/1993); Aplisol – Real Estate and Infrastructure Construction Company (1993/1995); Brandesco – Manufacturing Company, Lda. (1995/1999); Forlife – Food and Cosmetics Products, Lda. (1999/2000). Has been working in Global since 2000.

João Gomes da Silva (Lisbon, 1962) - Director and Partner Graduated in Landscape Architecture from the Universidade de Évora in 1987, and lectured there as an assistant from 1987 till 1994. Since 2001 he is an invited professor at the Architecture Department of the Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa. He has also been invited to lecture in several other universities, and has participated in conferences and workshops, within the scope of theory and practice in Landscape Architecture, both nationally and internationally. Since 2010 is professor at Accademia di Architettura di Mendrisio, and in 2015 was invited as a visiting professor in Landscape Architecture at Harvard Graduate School of Design, department of Landscape Architecture together with João Nunes.     In 1990-91 was awarded the Schinkel Prize, in Landscape Architecture, with Inês Norton and João Mateus, in Berlin, Germany. With the project for the Public Spaces of the Expo'98 precinct, he is awarded the Prize of the Portuguese Design Centre, in 1999. In 2004, was awarded with the Valmor and Municipal Prize of Architecture by Lisbon's City Hall, for the Expo'98 project, in co-authorship with Architect Manuel Salgado. With the Salinas Landscape Project in Madeira, in co-authorship with Architect Paulo David, he is awarded in 2007 the FAD Award, in Landscape Architecture, the International Stone Architecture Award, and in 2008, the Audience Award in the V Landscape Biennial, in Barcelona. In 2010, with the Cycling Track – Belém_Cais do Sodré segment, in co-authorship with Atelier P06, was distinguished with the following awards: Red Dot – design Award; SEGD – Merit Award; D&AD-in Book e European Design Awards - Silver Award. In 2010 with the Project for the São Jorge Castle, in co-authorship with Architect João Luís Carrilho da Graça, was awarded the Piranesi Award.  Since 1987, he has dedicated his professional life, individually or in collaboration, to the critical production of Landscape.

Rita Rodrigues (Lisbon, 1991) - Landscape Architect Graduated in Landscape Architecture from the University of Lisbon in 2014, complementing her studies at the University of Copenhagen where she completed her Master under the supervision of Prof. Virginie Le Goffic. She participated in 2013 in the [in]Land program at the University of Berkeley envolving landscape architecture and environmental planning. In the past she worked with F|C arquitectura paisagista winning the Intenational competiton for the Parque Riberinho Oriente in Lisbon, together with Ricardo Bak Gordon architect. She joined Global in 2015.

Ana Pereira (Viseu, 1988) - Architect Graduated in Architecture from the Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa em 2014, under the advisory of Prof. Inês Lobo and Joaquim Moreno carrying out a research on the (Dis)continuity of cities. The work has been selected to partecipate in the Secil Architecture Award 2014. Starting from 2015 is part of the Global team.

Stefano Serventi (Salsomaggiore Terme, 1986) - Architect Graduate in Landscape/Environmental Architecture at the Politecnico di Milano in Italy, and Master in Architecture cum laude (International program) at the Politecnico di Milano/Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa in 2013, under the supervision of Prof. Remo Dorigati, Inês Lobo, Joaquim Moreno and João Gomes da Silva. In 2005 he was selected to partecipate in the Masterclass Plastic-Opacity exploring the use of particular concrete mixture at the Bauhaus School in Dessau, Germany. In 2006 has worked for Guido Canali architect, in Parma. Curator of the publication project called "Ilha de São Jorge" with Ana Vaz Milheiro and Paula Nascimento following the same tematics thread of the exhibition Ilha de São Jorge. The Exibition has been curated by Beyond Entropy, Stefano Rabolli Pansera and Paula Nascimento at 14th International Architectural Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia (2014). He is the co-director with Anna Chiara Leardini to viÆmilia, an agency that investigates the cultural food heritage in the geopolitical area of Emilia Romagna region in Italy. He joined Global in 2014.

Hugo Guiomar (Lisbon, 1988) - Landscape Architect He graduated in Landscape Architecture from the University of Lisbon and there he completed the Master in Landscape Architecture in 2013. Complemented his studies with and Exchange Program at the Technische Universität Berlin and there he worked as a Tutor for CUD - Chair of Urban Design in 2011, under the guidance of Prof. Jörg Stollman. After finishing his Master with a thesis oriented by Prof. Catarina Raposo, he joined Global in 2013, where he completed his internship and has been working as a collaborator since then. In 2012, along with two fellow academic collegues, he co-founded the informal research and practice group called Anthro. He won an Honorable Mention with a collective participation in the Student Competition of the 2010 edition of the Lisbon Architecture Triennale.

Inês Norton de Matos (Lisbon, 1965) - Partner co-founder in 1997 with João Gomes da Silva of Global, she graduated in Landscape Architecture form the University of Evóra in 1989. From 1989/1990, she practises first in Bruxells with Landscape Architects Jef De Gryse and Roland Baeyens, and then she moved in Paris working with Landscape Architects François Maes and Jacques Vergely. Invited in several Universities as a Guest professor and Design Critic in Lisbon, Setúbal, Paris and Berlin. In 2012/2014 has been responsable and coordinator in Angola for the Landscape Architecture Studio PROAP. With more that 25 years' of professional experience Inês Norton together with João Gomes da Silva oversees and managing many of the practice's urban design and projects going to construction.